Scientific Linux Security Update : postgresql on SL7.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112105


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
postgresql (9.2.24).

Security Fix(es) :

- postgresql: Certain host connection parameters defeat client-side security defenses (CVE-2018-10915)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112105

File Name: sl_20180823_postgresql_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/24

Updated: 2018/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10915